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National 4-H Council names new CEO

The National 4-H Council has named Jill Bramble as its next President and CEO. Bramble is a fourth generation 4-H alumna with more than 18 years of experience with the National 4-H Council, currently serving as Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer.   Bramble... Read More.

Illinois FFA names 2023 Stars Over Illinois

Illinois Association FFA has announced their 2023 Stars over Illinois. The 2023 Illinois FFA Star Farmer is Cole Paulek of the Taylorville FFA Chapter. He tells Brownfield his diversified supervised agriculture experience has prepared him for a future career. “I plan on studying animal... Read More.

Purdue names next Dean of Agriculture

Purdue University has named Bernie Engel as its next Glenn W. Sample Dean of Agriculture.  Engel was chosen following an extensive national search and will begin his new role July 15th.  Engel succeeds Karen Plaut who earlier this year became Purdue’s executive vice... Read More.